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4 weeks ago
“Stunning Picturesque Bay”
Dec 29, 2018
“Beautiful peaceful spot”
612 Mapara Road | Down Towards The Lake Near 612 Mapara Road There Is A Turn Off, Taupo, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whakaipo Bay Stunning picturesque bay. Great place to spend the day. Park close to waters edge. Great for swimming, sunbathing, walking and enjoying the stunning scenery of the bay. Submit your review

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Whakaipo28
Reviewed 30 December 2018

WE camped there in our motorhome for 3 nights just before Xmas and there was hardly anyone there. Lots of space to camp it's a DOC site and reserve. The lake is so clear and beautiful surrounding bush.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wendy1811027
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This little spot is a little unknown to travellers but locals love it the little beach is stunning in summer for swimming and up behind is the start of the mountain bike track that takes you to Kinlock. a must do as well. I say...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Great big bay easy to get to by both car and boat. Lots of beach to be private. Clear water, nice bush walks nearby.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank TimN451
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Away from most of the crowds, this little strip of beach is lovely. Don't expect white sandy beaches but it's great to take the family for a swim.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Mukesh G
Reviewed 1 April 2017

great place to camp at or just a day trip. nice lakefront, beautiful scenery, walking tracks, drop toilet

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank LisaJ3810
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Peaceful flat walk along the lake edge to the end of the bay and back with shelter from the sun and some birdsong.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Karen C
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